2018 Summer Program Annoucement

Rising up from the ashes. This summer we will be launching a new program to engaging young people to learn about our city, gain media making sills, and tell our own stories about themselves and Detroit. The program will start with attending the Allied Media Conference and begin June 25 lasting 6 weeks, 4 days…

The Detroit Future Youth Network’s Curriculum Mixtape is a compilation of workshops and media developed by each of the twelve DFY partner organizations. The USB Mixtape highlights media created by youth, with a curriculum book of accompanying lesson plans that were co-designed by youth leaders and their adult allies. The workshops and media contained on…

Microfest 2012

Detroit Summer will be participating in the Microfest this year.  Make sure you come by and check out our workshop at Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit. 7441 2nd Ave.   August 18th @ 2pm. Please come out and support, it’s going to be an awesome workshop. More info visit this link: http://ensembletheaters.net/programs/

Youth Self Image Zine Coming Soon

Watch out for our zine on youth self image and culture. We’re going to be producing it in the next month, so expect exerts of articles, more media about youth self image, and call outs for what youth want to see in our city. For a taste of what to come check out this interviews…

Detroit Summer 20th Anniversary was Awesome!

We had an awesome party turning for 20 check out the pics below. Thanks to everyone who came out and help celebrate 20 years of community art,  youth leadership, and transforming Detroit . and thanks to all the people who have been involved over the years. keep an ear out this won’t be the last…

Detroit Summer at AMC!!!

The AMC or best own as the Allied Media Conference  offers hands-on trainings and strategy sessions in a wide-range of media practices. The 14th annual Allied Media Conference was June 28 – July 1, 2012 in Detroit.Through the AMC, held every summer in Detroit, unite the worlds of media, art, technology, education and social justice….

Join us for “A Night at the Art Park”

Join Detroit Summer at our old art park for food, drinks and catching up with Detroit Summer family old and new. Come see a draft of the Detroit summer 20 year documentary and learn how you can help support us for our 20th anniversary and beyond by becoming a sustainer and donating a little $…

Art Park Workday!

Detroit Summer is having a workday at the Art Park (Poplar and Lawton, across from Catherine Ferguson Academy) this Saturday, June 2, from 4-8pm. We’ll be planting flowers, fixing the cement sculptures/seating, and installing a mural or a few to get the park ready for our sustainer-fundraising dinner on June 16th, 6-10pm. More info on…

Inked: Wrath of the T-shirt Party

Detroit Summer Proudly presents Inked Wrath of the T-shirt. Come out to the Tangent Gallery May 20th for our second t-shirt party. enjoy games, live silk screening, and refreshments. with special guests Invincible, Tunde Olaniran, and Passalacqua and rock your Detroit love with our new Detroit Summer stamp T-shirt come out Sunday the 20th 3pm-6pm…